Migration policies and situation in each country of the region
Mexico, characterized by being a border with the United States, is a central player in the region’s diverse migratory flows. It is now a country of transit and destination, but also a country of origin and return for thousands of people on the move. In this section we present information and resources on the context of human mobility in Mexico.
Mexico is the largest country in Northern Mesoamerica; which makes it a central player in the diverse migratory flows that characterize the region. The persistent violent conflict between the government and drug trafficking, the growing militarization, as well as the impunity of serious and systematic human rights violations; are only some of the main challenges for the guarantee of human rights in general, and in particular, of people in contexts of mobility.
In this country report, we present the context of human mobility in Mexico and the main challenges for the defense of the rights of the population.